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Date:	Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:39:12 -0700
From:	Andrew Morton <>
To:	Fabian Frederick <>
Cc:	linux-kernel <>,
	davej <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] affs: mount option to avoid name truncates

On Sun, 9 Mar 2014 19:52:10 +0100 Fabian Frederick <> wrote:

> Filename truncate process is defined in affs.h
> This patch adds 'nofilenametruncate' mount option and
> removes AFFS_MAX_PREALLOC which is never used.

The changelog provides not a hint about why we should add this.  What
is it for?  What value does it have to users?

Also, the new mount option should be documented in

Please fix these things then resend?

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